SEZH SARGSYAN: RUSSIA IS ARMENIA'S STRATEGIC ALLY AND RELIABLE PARTNER

PanARMENIAN.Net
16.09.2009 19:09 GMT+04:00

/PanARMENIAN.Net/ RA President Serzh Sargsyan has today received
Ulianovsk region Governor Sergey Marozov and his delegation which
arrived in Armenia for establishing cooperation with Shirak region,
RA President's press service reports.

"Russia is Armenia's strategic ally and reliable partner, and we are
interested in developing ties in all directions," Mr. Sargsyan said,
welcoming his guests.

Armenian President attached special importance to mutual cooperation
with Shirak region, stressing that its development was one of Armenia's
priority tasks. Armenian leader considered regional cooperation an
important component of bilateral relations.

With regard to prospects for cooperation, parties focused on comparison
of economic potential.

Morozov said in turn that Ulianovsk region was inhabited with 15
thousand Armenians who contributed to region's social-economic
development and cultural life.